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COUNCIL CHAMBERS

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: COUNCIL CHAMBERS

List entry Number: 1067249

Location

COUNCIL CHAMBERS, RAMSBOTTOM LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Bury

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Jan-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 210716

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SD 71 NE RAMSBOTTOM LANE 3/155 (west side)

- Council Chambers

GV II

Probably c.1850. Classical building on corner with Market Place. Ashlar. 3 storeys. 6 sash windows with 4 more on left-hand return front and one on rounded corner (which has bracketed cornice to ground floor one and bracketed pediment to first floor). The window on ground floor each side of corner is larger, with glazing bars forming 3 arched lights and bracketed pediment over. Below 4th window of front is depressed- arch vehicular entry. On Market Place the ground rises so that at left end on first floor door, with bracketed cornice, takes place of window. Sill bands. Quoins. Eaves cornice with blocking course and simplified pediment over corner. (The Civil Hall, linked to the rear, is not included.)

Listing NGR: SD7906217016

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National Grid Reference: SD 79062 17016

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